Nearby Notes: Festivals, events and more

North Carolina

Durham, May 6-8. Art of Cool Festival. Details:

Franklin, May 6-8. Gem & Lapidary Show. Details:

Kernersville, May 6-8. Kernersville Spring Folly. Details:

Smithfield, May 7. Ham & Yam Festival. Details:

Mount Holly, May 7. Springfest. Details: (type “Springfest” in the search window).

Carthage, May 7. Carthage Buggy Festival. Details:

South Carolina

Abbeville, May 5-7. Abbeville Spring Festival. Details:

Pickens, May 6. Blue Ridge Fest. Details:

Fort Mill, May 6-7. S.C. Strawberry Festival. Details:

Beaufort, May 6-7. A Taste of Beaufort Arts & Seafood Festival. Details:

Westminster, May 6-7. Mayberry Comes to Westminster. Details:

Conway, May 7. Rivertown Music & Craft Beer Festival. Details:

North Myrtle Beach, May 7. Mayfest on Main. Details:

Florence, May 7. River Jamboree. Details:

McClellenville, May 7. Lowcountry Shrimp Festival & Blessing of the Fleet. Details: